Welcome to our Rideshare Driver Course.
In this section, you can find all kinds of tools and strategies that help you succeed in every way as a rideshare driver. Even though it may seem very simple, driving is not just driving. It is important to have some sort of a plan to be a smart rideshare driver. From the most efficient vehicle or local hot spots for drivers all the way to essential accessories, we’ve assembled and curated useful information and tips for you.
Our strategies were collected and tested over time. It is our goal to share the best and most effective ones with you and help you be a successful rideshare driver in every way. All for free.
- 1 Rideshare Driver Essentials
- 2 Car Buying Guides
- 3 Rideshare Driver Accessories
As a rideshare driver, you’re dealing with three main factors: time, income and costs. In order to really succeed, you have to maximize your income (ride fares) while minimizing your costs (mostly gas, but also tires, repair and maintenance, etc). Check out these strategies and tools.
How to Make More Money Driving for Uber (3-Part Series)
The number one reason to be an Uber or Lyft driver is obviously to make money. Following a few simple but essential guidelines can help you become a much more effective driver.
If you are an Uber driver, you are familiar with the rating system where passengers can rate drivers after each ride, and vice versa. We have a list of tips and tricks from both experience and statistics that’ll make it easy for you to get a 5-star rating.
Every city or area has what we call local ‘hot spots’. What are these hot spots? These are geographical areas which experience unusually high passenger demand during specific times and days. We have curated a list of such areas by city here.
If you’re interested in maximizing your profits, hot spots are an essential ingredient in your strategy.
Car Buying Guides
If you’re thinking of becoming a rideshare driver, your choice of car is a very crucial element in your overall strategy to succeed. Whether you’re interested in buying a new or used vehicle, hybrid or conventional gas powered, we’ve assembled a list of the most efficient cars for Uber and Lyft drivers.
Your vehicle is your most important tool and should be selected carefully.
Check out our list of the 5 best cars for rideshare drivers.
Thinking of becoming a full-time Uber or Lyft driver?
Consider making one of these 5 highly fuel-efficient hybrids your own.
Whether you’re already a rideshare driver or thinking of becoming one, you might wonder what kind of accessories you should keep in your car, or what navigation app to use.
With your help and comments over time and from our own experience, we put together a list of 14 items every driver needs.
Take a look.
To get around in any dense city in a car, it is essential to either know every street and alley by heart, or more realistically, have the help of an excellent GPS navigation system.
We tested a number of the most popular ones for you. Check out our recommendations.